The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 68 54 74
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 27 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.65% 2.85% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 3.03% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 12
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£203 £275 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +41.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £107 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £323 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £250 £205
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £88.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.66% +491.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1521 1385 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.08% 93.90% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 744 970
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 64 81
Average hourly rate £13.20 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £27.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 24 £180 +68.22% 7
Huddersfield +10 8 - - 3
Bradford +3 8 - -
Wakefield +1 7 - - 2
Halifax -13 1 £269 -13.08% 2
Batley - - - -
Brighouse - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 2
Pontefract - - - -
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title.

1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Windows
3 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
4 9 (24.32%) ITIL
4 9 (24.32%) UNIX
5 8 (21.62%) Service Management
6 7 (18.92%) Workflow
6 7 (18.92%) Client/Server
6 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
6 7 (18.92%) CentOS
6 7 (18.92%) Splunk
7 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
8 5 (13.51%) MS Office
8 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
9 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
9 4 (10.81%) Python
10 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.11%) Java
10 3 (8.11%) SQL
10 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
10 3 (8.11%) SAN
10 3 (8.11%) Nagios
10 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (8.11%) Puppet
10 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) SSH
2 1 (2.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (2.70%) Back Office
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) UNIX
4 7 (18.92%) CentOS
5 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.41%) Debian
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) HPUX
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Service Management
3 7 (18.92%) Workflow
3 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) CMMI
7 1 (2.70%) ERP
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Nagios
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
2 1 (2.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
2 7 (18.92%) Splunk
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) Perforce
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) FatWire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pro rata
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £200 - 225 per day all inclusive
Posted: 26 days ago